The 01005 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Barre, MA in Worcester County in the United States. The current population estimate is 5,128. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 95.4% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $37,464. The median household income is approximately $67,302, and an estimated 4% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median age in ZIP Code 01005 is approximately 48.1 years, and 21.0% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older.
The median household income in ZIP Code 01005 is $67,302, while the region's mean household income is $95,841. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $37,464. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01005 of $37,464 is approximately 14.39% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 3.9% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 58.95% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 26.3% of the population in 01005 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 17.7% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 1.7% of 01005 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||4.0%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||1.7%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||5.6%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||2.7%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||14.7%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||26.3%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||7.9%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||17.7%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||10.8%|
|$200,000 or more per year||8.6%|
In ZIP Code 01005, 95.4% of the population graduated high school, while 32.8% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.8% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 16.9% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 38.1% in this Worcester County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||0.8%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||3.8%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||38.1%|
|Some college, no degree||16.4%|
|Graduate or professional degree||16.9%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01005, 98.4% is one race, while 1.6% are two or more races. Approximately 2.0% of 01005 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01005 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (95.9%), followed by Black or African American (3.2%) .
|Black or African American||3.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.6%|
|Some other race||0.9%|
In ZIP Code 01005, 97.4% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.2% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.1% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.3% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Worcester County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||1.1%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.3%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01005, an estimated 35.6% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 16.6% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Worcester County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||0.0%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||0.0%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||16.6%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||11.6%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||12.4%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||12.8%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||1.3%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||8.7%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||0.9%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||35.6%|
Residents of ZIP Code 01005 are older than average. The median age of 48.1 years in ZIP Code 01005 is approximately 26.25% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 80.4% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 21.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 15.6% of the population in 01005 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 13.9% are aged 55 to 59 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.0% of 01005 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||2.5%|
|5 to 9 years||3.9%|
|10 to 14 years||8.0%|
|15 to 19 years||8.3%|
|20 to 24 years||7.0%|
|25 to 34 years||10.4%|
|35 to 44 years||5.4%|
|45 to 54 years||15.6%|
|55 to 59 years||13.9%|
|60 to 64 years||9.8%|
|65 to 74 years||10.6%|
|75 to 84 years||2.9%|
|85 years and over||2.0%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01005 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 32.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01005 is high blood pressure, as approximately 28.0% of adults 18 and older in this Worcester County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|High blood pressure||28.0%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||7.4%|
|Coronary heart disease||5.4%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.7%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01005 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 96.2% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 88.3% of those 18 and above in 01005 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01005 include sleeping less than 7 hours (32.5% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (31.4% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||96.2%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||74.5%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||75.7%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||74.7%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||19.9%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||32.5%|
Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01005 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.9 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.93% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.64% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 01005||13.13¢/kWh||7.38¢/kWh||5.14¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 01005||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 01005, 67.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 15.0% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 36.9 minutes. Approximately 23.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01005 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 13.7% work in other services, except public administration. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.6% of 01005 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.6%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||2.5%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||1.1%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||8.9%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||23.9%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||10.6%|
|Other services, except public administration||13.7%|